Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 26262 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
UK
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1014 1092 1191
Rank change year-on-year +78 +99 +26
Permanent jobs citing ISO 26262 43 58 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.036% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 20
UK median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +1.52% +7.65%
10th Percentile £36,375 £35,750 £42,000
90th Percentile £67,875 £68,500 £54,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -7.00% +1.52% +11.93%

ISO 26262 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 16,980 21,775 22,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.77% 13.56% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12,945 16,266 17,022
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

ISO 26262
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 26262 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 26262.

Salary trend for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 26262 within the UK over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +99 43 £46,500 -7.00% 24
UK excluding London +75 43 £46,500 -7.00% 27
North of England - 17 £45,000 - 5
Midlands -9 12 £48,750 -2.50% 9
North West - 10 - -
West Midlands -17 9 £50,000 - 8
East of England - 7 - - 1
Yorkshire - 7 £45,000 - 3
South East +47 5 - - 7
South West +8 2 £71,250 +62.86% 1
East Midlands +24 1 £43,500 -27.50% 1

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing ISO 26262 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISO 26262.

1 42 (97.67%) Automotive
2 21 (48.84%) C
3 17 (39.53%) Smartphone
3 17 (39.53%) Computer Architecture
4 15 (34.88%) C++
5 14 (32.56%) IEC 61508
5 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
6 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (30.23%) Python
6 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (27.91%) Degree
7 12 (27.91%) Electronics
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (25.58%) Tizen
8 11 (25.58%) Android
8 11 (25.58%) Customer Engagement
8 11 (25.58%) QNX
8 11 (25.58%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
9 10 (23.26%) Infotainment
10 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
11 8 (18.60%) Aerospace
11 8 (18.60%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (16.28%) Marketing
12 7 (16.28%) Business Development
13 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
13 6 (13.95%) VHDL
13 6 (13.95%) Verilog
13 6 (13.95%) Assembly Language

ISO 26262
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Simulink
2 3 (6.98%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) 3G
1 3 (6.98%) 4G
1 3 (6.98%) 5G
1 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
1 3 (6.98%) FlexRay
1 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
1 3 (6.98%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 42 (97.67%) Automotive
2 12 (27.91%) Electronics
3 8 (18.60%) Aerospace
4 7 (16.28%) Marketing
5 3 (6.98%) German Language
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Automotive Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Sales Account Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Sales Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Principal Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Principal Software Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Software Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Software Sales Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) STL
2 3 (6.98%) PyTorch
2 3 (6.98%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Smartphone
2 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (27.91%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (23.26%) Infotainment
5 8 (18.60%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (13.95%) Robotics
6 6 (13.95%) Verilog
6 6 (13.95%) VHDL
7 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
7 3 (6.98%) CUDA
7 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
7 3 (6.98%) PKI
8 1 (2.33%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Android
2 11 (25.58%) Tizen
3 1 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Computer Architecture
2 14 (32.56%) Mentoring
3 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (25.58%) Technical Leadership
5 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (16.28%) Business Development
8 6 (13.95%) Code Coverage
8 6 (13.95%) CRM
8 6 (13.95%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (13.95%) Lead Generation
8 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
8 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.63%) DevOps
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source
9 5 (11.63%) Open Source Development
9 5 (11.63%) Power Management
9 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) C
2 15 (34.88%) C++
3 13 (30.23%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Assembly Language
5 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.98%) C#
6 3 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) IEC 61508
2 4 (9.30%) MISRA
3 3 (6.98%) GDPR
4 2 (4.65%) HAZOP
5 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) QNX
2 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.98%) NVIDIA
4 2 (4.65%) EMC
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) IBM